Police are appealing for witnesses following a life-threatening collision in Barnsley this afternoon.
At around 3.10pm, it is reported that a white Honda XR125 motorcycle and a silver Ford Focus were in collision in Hanover Street, Thurnscoe, near to the junction with Hanover Square and Grange Street.
The rider of the motorcycle, a 27-year-old man, has been taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
CCTV footage has been released of two armed robbers who threatened female staff during a raid at a convenience store.
The footage shows one of the men jumping over the counter before they forced staff to hand over cash from the till.
The store's owner Ron Ford, released the footage in a bid to catch them.
The robbery happened at the Costcutter store on Fish Dam Lane in the Monk Bretton area of Barnsley.
A woman from Barnsley has begun raising the £250,000 she needs to buy cancer treament that could give here extra time with her daughter.
Alex Swann has terminal cervical cancer, and hopes immunotherapy, not available for her condition on the NHS, will allow her to be there for two- year-old, Willow, as she is growing up.
A reward of £1,000 is being offered to catch whoever stabbed a horse in Hoyland near Barnsley last Sunday. The grey mare had to be put down as a result. The owner says she is devastated and desperate to find out who did it. Adam Fowler reports.
Detectives investigating a reported serious sexual assault in Barnsley town centre have issued a new CCTV image of a man they would like to trace.
At around 5am on Sunday 22 March, a 30-year-old woman was walking along Eldon Street heading out of town after a night out with friends.
A man is believed to have approached her and walked with her past the bus stop outside Halifax bank.
It is alleged that the woman was then subjected to a serious sexual assault in a disused car park off Eldon Street, before the suspect fled the scene onto Pitt Street.
Our investigation into this attack continues in earnest and as part of this process, we are releasing new images of a man we believe can assist us with our investigation.
The town centre was still very busy around the time of the incident and we’d like to hear from anyone who might recognise the man pictured or who may have witnessed something.
As yet, no arrests have been made and we are urging anyone with information to come forward.
The elderly woman who died following a collision in Barnsley has been named as Ruth Elizabeth Cocker.
Mrs Cocker, 85, from Birdwell, was travelling in a grey Ford Mondeo when it was in collision with a wall on Sheffield Road, Hoyland Common at 11pm on Wednesday.
She passed away in hospital.
An 82-year-old woman, a 77-year-old woman and a 67-year-old man were also taken to hospital with minor injuries.
Officers would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident.
The funeral of a former Royal Marine from Barnsley killed while fighting Islamic State in Syria has taken place.Read the full story ›
The family of a former Royal Marine killed while fighting Islamic State in Syria have laid him to rest during a private ceremony this morning.
Erik Konstandious Scurfield, from Barnsley was buried after a funeral service in Nottingham.
The 25-year-old was the first UK national killed battling Islamic State in Syria.
A school in Barnsley has hosted a quartet of penguins to mark the release of a Hollywood animated film about the birds on DVD,
The Humboldt penguins were invited by Worsbrough Common Primary's film club to encourage future film makers.
They're part of an initiative to get more kids interested in films as well as promoting the latest animated penguin Tinseltown movie.
Martin Fisher reports:
Police in Barnsley have released CCTV images of a man they want to trace in connection with a serious sexual assault in the town.
Officers say in the early hours of Sunday morning a 30-year-old woman was assaulted in a disused car park near Eldon Street.
Officers are currently reviewing CCTV footage, however it is apparent the town centre was still very busy around the time of the attack.
"We would like to speak to anybody who can identify the man in the images, or who believes they were in the area at the time or may have witnessed something that may assist, to please contact police.
"The woman is receiving the appropriate care and support from specialised officers and I would urge anyone with any information to please come forward as it could prove vital to the investigation."